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The bitter orange tree, Citrus aurantium var. Amara is originally from China. The 10 meters high tree with dark green leaves and fragrant white flowers (orange blossom) belongs to the family Rutaceae. It is now cultivated in most subtropical regions and is the supplier of various essential oils. It is highly recommended to use with the diffuser for essential oils

From the fruit peel, it squeezes the Pomeranz, from the blossom Neroli is distilled off and the young twigs with leaves and unripe fruit are concentrated Petit Grain bigarade.

Earlier this oil was pressed from the very young fruit, hence the name Petit-grain. The oil is pale yellow to pale green, has a fresh floral citrus fragrance and is one of the main ingredients of Eau de Cologne.

The major oil producers are France, Italy and Tunisia.

It is widely used as a fragrance in the cosmetic industry in soaps, conditioners, and lotions. In the food industry, it is an essential flavoring for sweets. Petitgrain is a citrus oil and among other things to be used for oily hair and blemished oily skin.

Petitgrain essential oil is extracted by distillation of twigs with leaves and unripe fruit. 100 kilos of plant material produces one kilogram of oil.

Petitgrain is a sunny soothing oil, especially for the heart. Experts believe that oil relieves pain and pressure around the heart and strengthens the nervous system.

Aromatherapists use oil, among other things, too; oily, impure skin, greasy hair, excessive sweating, acne, rosacea, boils, spasms, heart palpitations, insomnia, angina pectoris, heart failure, tension headaches, anxiety, depression, and nervousness. Detoxifying with addictions. Evaporate in respiratory, nervous asthma. In the children with insomnia. Add to massage oil to relieve pain from arthritis and muscle spasms. Combine with Clary for hormonal balance in women and men.

Psychic: As Neroli Petitgrain has a relaxing effect on the mind. It can prevent or reduce depression. It is an ideal oil for melancholic people and a boost to sadness and disappointment. Evaporate in the living and sleeping with insomnia or mental fatigue. *

Spiritual: Petitgrain aimed at the conscious, rational thought. Supports mental activities. Inhale this oil if you need a clear mind

Contraindication: phototoxic, not directly on the skin to use for sunbathing. Do not use during pregnancy. Not purely use on the skin, but with a dilute base oil.

Mix with: Petitgrain can be mixed with Bergamot, Benzoin, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Neroli, Rosemary, Palmarosa, Pomeranz, Clove, and Clary Sage.

You will receive with each essential oil a detailed description, a few examples:

  • Titillating skin oil: 3 drops Petitgrain, one drop Jasmine 1 drop Rose and mixing in 50 ml. Almond oil with this mixture and massaging the body after bathing light.
  • Air freshener: Add 20 drops and ten drops of Petitgrain Grapefruit to 1 liter of distilled water. Fill it in a spray bottle and spray in the living room, workplace, etc.

Shake well before each use to mix the oils with an emulsifier and then adding water.

Heart spasms: 2 drops Petitgrain, four drops Helichryse and two drops lavender mix in 1 tablespoon of jojoba oil with this mixture massage the heart region light.

Nervousness: add three drops Petitgrain to a tablespoon of base oil and rub this mixture lightly over the body. *
Acne, rosacea: Helicase 4 drops, two drops lemon, two drops lavender, two drops Petitgrain 1 drop and add rosemary to 50ml. St. John’s wort oil. With this mixture massaged daily light.

Insomnia: 6 to 10 drops Petitgrain mix with a little milk or honey and add this mixture to a hot bath. Herein go 15 to 20 minutes bathe before going to bed.

Antispasmodic oil 6 drops Petitgrain, Roman Chamomile 3 drops, three drops Bergamot, and one drop add Cananga to 20 ml. Sesame oil. Massage according to need.

Impure, oily skin: add 2-4 drops Petitgrain Add cooked in the glass, cool water, and pat allows the facial skin every evening.

Hope you find useful information for the use of the Citrus aurantium var. Amara